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Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile surrounded by one

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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Hand coloured lantern slide - Ned Kelly in armour

Hand coloured lantern slide - Ned Kelly in armour

Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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Women's Ceremony by Mary Kemarre

Women's Ceremony by Mary Kemarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Screenprints
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Kenmarre
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1991
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Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Carol Horton collection
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Scarves
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Tasmania, Australia
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Carol Horton
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Continental Balloon tyres

Continental Balloon tyres

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Footbridge and Lake, Wollundry, Wagga, NSW

Footbridge and Lake, Wollundry, Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carmelita Tipungwuti
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QSL card for VK2HH

QSL card for VK2HH

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink sketch of a war ravaged townscape

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Stanwell Park

Stanwell Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Stanwell Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts six fish surrounded by lines of palm trees and rocks

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack Maranguida
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1969
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Merriwee

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Merriwee

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1899
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At Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

At Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroondah Reservoir, Maroondah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Breadcarters (Northumberland) (Variation), 12 August 1946, details award wage regulations

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ET Fealy collection
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Print - A Faithfull Ally

Print - A Faithfull Ally

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Como Bridge George's River

Como Bridge George's River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Australian Palace, New South Wales, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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London, England
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1908
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The Exchange Buildings - Macquarie Place

The Exchange Buildings - Macquarie Place

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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'Time Change' p.12, 13

'Time Change' p.12, 13

Diana Boyer collection
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Inspecting fruit for export, Govt. cool store, Melbourne. Victoria produced 1,331,000 bushels of Apples in 1912

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewing Machines

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Singer Manufacturing Co
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Large building and a street in Sydney (Australian Museum)

Large building and a street in Sydney (Australian Museum)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Envelope addressed to Marian Isabelle Wilcocks

Envelope addressed to Marian Isabelle Wilcocks

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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House of Representatives' chamber, Federal Parliament House, Canberra

House of Representatives' chamber, Federal Parliament House,...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wright's Coal Tar Soap, The (W)right Sort of Tar

Wright's Coal Tar Soap, The (W)right Sort of Tar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Florence Faithfull seated and holding a fan

Florence Faithfull seated and holding a fan

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1887
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Postcard titled 'Nandi Sacred Bull, Benares' from Joan Richmond

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Joan Richmond collection
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Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
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1931
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'Djirird and Damala' by Narritjin Maymuru of Yirrkala, painted in Darwin, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Cliff Howe and Jimmy, Radio & Stage Since 1926

Cliff Howe and Jimmy, Radio & Stage Since 1926

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1926
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The Argonauts Club

The Argonauts Club

Australian Broadcasting Corporation collection no. 1
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Membership certificates
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Film-script titled 'Penny Plain, Twopence Coloured'

Film-script titled 'Penny Plain, Twopence Coloured'

Everitt and George Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Land Rights by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Land Rights by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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The Gecko, Ipilja-ipila

The Gecko, Ipilja-ipila

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tatalara
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1948
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Carn signed by Mabel Valentine to pledge that she will abstain from intoxicating drinks 1880

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Mabel Valentine
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1880
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Kelp water carrier

Kelp water carrier

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Rachel Quillart collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Rachel Quillart
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Photo album owned by David Davis, owner of Phar Lap, featuring each of Phar Lap's Australian race wins

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David Davis collection
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Photograph albums
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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David J. Davis
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1928
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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1956
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Yalda Soak - painting by Rover Thomas

Yalda Soak - painting by Rover Thomas

Rover Thomas collection no. 3
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Rover Thomas
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1995
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Group of little people

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Hostel, Kameruka

The Hostel, Kameruka

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kameruka, New South Wales, Australia
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1920
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Snap!

Snap!

Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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Neck Decoration for the Order of the Companion of Honour to Sir Robert Menzies

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RG Menzies collection
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Awards
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London, England
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1951
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Native Bear

Native Bear

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Modified and battered green Toyota Landcruiser 40 Series Short Wheel Base Four Wheel Drive vehicle known as the 'Buff Catcher'

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Tommy Fawcett collection
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Vehicles
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Japan
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Toyota Motor Co
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1980
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HMS Submarine E8

HMS Submarine E8

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Tin for Bells Waterproof matches

Tin for Bells Waterproof matches

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Matchboxes
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Calling card

Calling card

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Visiting cards
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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Painting depicts four frogs

Painting depicts four frogs

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birigitji
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1967
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Cream envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Cream envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Preliminary Inspection Report from Light Plane Services, 30 April 1981-6 May 1981

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Convict love token engraved with the names Richard Painter and Abel Deeley, 1838

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Timothy Millett collection
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The Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

The Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wheelbarrows
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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W J. Spence
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1877
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Greetings from Marrickville

Greetings from Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Hoe blade

Hoe blade

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Tool components
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London Bridge cave, Tenterfield, NSW

London Bridge cave, Tenterfield, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia
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Letter from Alexander Mussen to William Mussen, August 1855

Letter from Alexander Mussen to William Mussen, August 1855

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Montreal, Canada
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Alexander Mussen
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1855
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Film negative - Royal Mail about to leave Oodnadatta, South Australia, for Arltunga, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Oodnadatta, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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